Police on high alert for holidays

Police commander says Arabs favor holidays for deadly attacks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2017, 9:02 AM

IDF enters home of Jerusalem terrorist

IDF and Civil Administration enter terrorist's home, seal bookstore used to manufacture ammunition.Uzi Baruch, 4/2/2017, 8:46 AM

Ancient underground tunnel system discovered near Har Hevron

IDF soldiers accompany civilians in tour of underground tunnels near Har Hevron town.Orly Harari, 4/2/2017, 7:22 AM

IDF threatens to punish soldiers who protest co-ed combat units

Army takes surprisingly strident and threatening tone against soldiers distributing flyers at intersections.Hillel Fendel, 3/30/2017, 1:05 PM

A military strategy of equality

Twisted IDF equality revolution based on conceptual folly of no difference between men and women.Menachem Rahat, 3/30/2017, 12:54 PM

Women in combat - by the numbers

IDF says 800 pregnancies reported, 600 abortions funded per year; 10 different studies show women less fit for combat than men.Chana Roberts, 3/29/2017, 12:59 PM

Attorney General frustrates Defense Minister, protects yeshiva

Attorney General Mandelblit tells Defense Minister he can't close hesder yeshiva, mechina targeted for expressing traditional values.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/29/2017, 8:03 AM

Soldier loses consciousness and dies

Private Lotem Kordover found unconscious in her room and taken to hospital where she was pronounced dead. IDF investigating.Kobi Finkler, 3/28/2017, 11:26 PM

Bedouin soldier: You don't know anything about Israel

Bedouin man who served in IDF tours US to show how little anti-Israel Jews know about the Jewish state.David Rosenberg, 3/28/2017, 9:58 AM

Family of Oron Shaul sues IDF for proof of son's death

Family of soldier believed killed in 2014 Gaza conflict whose body has been held by Hamas demands release of evidence of his death.JTA, 3/27/2017, 9:42 PM

Watch: Special needs youths join the IDF

For the first time the IDF is inducting special needs youths into its ranks via the 'Big People in Uniform' program.Yoni Kempinski, 3/27/2017, 3:50 PM

'Integrating men and women harms the army's cohesion'

Special conference discusses difficulties faced by IDF units which integrate men and women.Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/27/2017, 2:10 PM

Bennett slams Smotrich: The IDF is us

Jewish Home leader slams own MK for article calling on religious pre-military programs to delay enlistment of students in IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/23/2017, 4:52 PM

Gender separation to return to officers training school

IDF COS says units in officers training school will again be gender-separated, following numerous complaints from religious soldiers.Ido ben Porat, 3/23/2017, 8:03 AM

Eli yeshiva heads: We will not cooperate

The pre-army yeshiva at Eli responded to Defense Ministry request for a hearing regarding the future of their yeshiva.Yoel Domb, 3/22/2017, 8:47 PM

Security forces seal terrorist's home

Police prepare to seal home of ramming attack terrorist who killed four soldiers and injured 15.Chana Roberts, 3/22/2017, 9:24 AM

PA claims Gazan killed by Israeli gunfire

IDF identifies three suspicious figures near Gaza border, opens fire. PA officials claim 18-year-old killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2017, 6:18 AM

IDF reservist dies following military run

Reserve officer Elhanan Brezner collapses and dies, the latest soldier to die following strenuous training activity.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/21/2017, 11:10 PM

Educating the next generation of soldiers

Second Lieutenant Mor Ben-Simon who foiled a ramming attack with his colleagues will receive new inductees to his brigade. Yoel Domb, 3/21/2017, 4:54 PM

Reason for demonstrations: Arrest of haredi draft dodgers

Dozens of Jerusalem Faction members demonstrate at Jerusalem, Beit Dagan and Reem junctions. Police dispersed demonstrators.Michal Levy, 3/20/2017, 6:59 PM

'If Lebanese rockets strike Israel, it's a declaration of war'

Education Minister Bennett speaks with Arutz Sheva about security on the northern border, education, and the IDF.Uzi Baruch, 3/20/2017, 10:29 AM

IDF cyber cadets 'catch em all' in Pokemon themed exercise

Army exercise features popular Japanese animated characters from the Pikachu franchise.Gary Willig, 3/19/2017, 9:10 PM

'Israel doesn't need new elections'

Defense Minister visits army base, speaks of importance of IDF diversity, says new elections 'last thing Israel needs.'Yoni Kempinski, 3/19/2017, 10:39 AM

Rocket strikes southern Israel, no casualties reported

IDF retaliates for Saturday morning rocket, strikes 2 Hamas military bases in Gaza causing collateral damage only.AFP, 3/18/2017, 7:12 PM

IDF attacks targets in Syria

IDF launches airstrikes on several targets in Syria, confirms Jordan Valley siren was result of those airstrikes.Elad Benari and Kobi Finkler, 3/17/2017, 6:23 AM

Eminent Rabbi authors brochure analyzing IDF self-destruction

Movement for Jewish State to distribute guidance booklet by Har Hamor yeshiva Dean Rabbi Tzvi Yisrael Tau.Mordechai Sones, 3/16/2017, 1:43 AM

'It is forbidden to serve in mixed units'

Religious Zionist liberals Yaakov Medan, Shlomo Riskin, David Stav and others issue statements opposing the mixed service directiveIdo ben Porat, 3/15/2017, 10:53 PM

Rabbi Eliyahu to Chief of Staff: Don't try to educate us

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu fuming over the mixed-service directive. 'It's a pity the IDF has joined list of cultures which tried to educate us.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2017, 8:25 PM

85% of hesder soldiers serve in combat units

Hesder students join paratroopers, intelligence, tanks, navy, infantry, and other units.Uzi Baruch, 3/15/2017, 2:28 PM

IDF soldiers forced to visit church

Dozens of Engineering Corps soldiers forced to visit church during 'educational seminar' organized by IDF.Ido Ben Porat, 3/14/2017, 2:15 PM

Extremists hang faux haredi soldiers

Eida Haharedit youth hang dummies dressed as haredi soldiers.Michal Levy, 3/13/2017, 1:40 PM

Home Front Command exercises are 'critical'

Police, ambulance, and fire crews take part in Home Front Command preparedness drill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2017, 7:02 PM

Rivlin: Go and protect Israel

President gives IDF soldiers Mishloach Manot, says female soldiers integral to defense of nation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/12/2017, 5:27 PM

Nails on the road, followed by shooting attacks on Israelis

Terrorists planned to stop cars with nails on the road, then open fire on the stopped vehicles.Uzi Baruch, 3/12/2017, 3:00 PM

'Corruption entered the rabbinical establishment'

The Supreme Court rejected appeal over fictitious rabbinical certificates issued to security personnel by Chief Rabbinate.Yoel Domb, 3/12/2017, 2:24 PM

Provocations during Hevron Purim parade

Key witness in Elor Azariya trial unfurled Palestinian flag during Hevron Purim parade.Eliran Aharon, 3/12/2017, 1:12 PM

'Integrating women into combat is a colossal failure'

Reserve colonel says IDF is ignoring its own research by insisting on pushing women into combat.Gil Ronen, 3/12/2017, 11:02 AM

'Daddy come guard me, I'm scared of the dark'

Female IDF soldier assigned to guard duty asked her father to join her as she was 'afraid of the dark.'Yoel Domb, 3/12/2017, 10:53 AM

Will Hamas place benches to help female IDF soldiers?

IDF lowers standards after realizing women can't keep up, provides benches to help climbing. Will Hamas do the same?Gil Ronen, 3/11/2017, 8:10 PM

Watch: How the IDF took out an ISIS cell on the Golan Heights

IDF releases video showing tank unit destroying ISIS cell which had ambushed Golani troops last year.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2017, 7:43 PM

Israeli teen with CP beats the odds, becomes IDF soldier

Teen with cerebral palsy fulfills dream of serving in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2017, 5:09 PM

Yeshiva head: Civil revolt over women in combat units

Religious Zionist Har Hamor Yeshiva head calls for 'civil revolt' over loss of IDF moral integrity if women serve in male combat units.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 10:12 PM

Tzfat rabbi: Women in combat harms the IDF

Rabbi Shmuel Eliyahu supports Rabbi Levenstein's claim that women in tanks means inefficient tank crews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/8/2017, 10:55 AM

Terrorists bought weapons on the internet

IDF completes military operation sparked by discovery of weapons in package sent via post.Kobi Finkler, 3/8/2017, 10:07 AM

Commander of mixed gender unit is a religious Samaria resident

The new commander of the mixed gender battalion was interviewed for the IDF website about his new appointment.Yoel Domb, 3/7/2017, 6:09 PM

Rabbis to Shaked, Bennett: They're stealing the IDF

Religious Zionist leaders meet Naftali Bennett and Ayelet Shaked to explain opposition to the new IDF standing order on mixed-gender units.Yoel Domb, 3/7/2017, 12:56 PM

Shas blasts expansion of mixed-gender IDF combat units

MK Malchieli tells Arutz Sheva new army directives expanding mixed gender service intended to make life difficult for religious soldiers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/7/2017, 10:27 AM

New mixed-gender unit to be established in IDF

The March 2017 enlistment to IDF will feature a fourth mixed-gender combat unit.Kobi Finkler, 3/6/2017, 9:49 PM

3 officers accused of negligent manslaughter

Indictments against three officers, including one Major, in drowning death of soldier Ilan Yankelovich from Unit 8200 in reservoir.Kobi Finkler, 3/6/2017, 6:00 PM

Report: Most men want to keep the Tender Years Clause

Who should be in IDF tanks - women or haredi men? Who should raise the children? And who should kids stay with if their parents divorce?Yedidya Ben-Or, 3/6/2017, 11:37 AM

US European Commander to visit Israel

US General and Supreme NATO Commander Curtis M. Scaparrotti will visit Israel to discuss regional military issues with IDF Chief of Staff.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2017, 11:19 AM

'US warned us not to annex Judea and Samaria'

Defense Minister warns right-wing parties push for annexation of Judea and Samaria will bring an immediate crisis with US.Hezki Baruch, 3/6/2017, 10:47 AM

WATCH: Arabs attack IDF vehicle

Arab media publishes video showing rioters attacking IDF jeep, Border Police say video taken out of context, rioters dispersed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2017, 8:15 PM

Stringent haredi group: No soldier or police costumes on Purim

Eida Haharedit group says IDF costumes caused 'wicked draft decree.'Michal Levi, 3/4/2017, 7:42 PM

They left their families to join the IDF

Lone soldiers and immigrant soldiers complete Hebrew course to integrate into IDF.Benny Toker, 3/3/2017, 10:32 AM

Israel strikes back after Gaza terrorists open fire on IDF units

IDF vehicle damaged as terrorists open fire on Israeli soldiers, prompting return fire from IDF tanks and aircraft.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/2/2017, 3:28 PM

Circulating the web: IDF soldiers give food to Arab children

IDF soldiers hand out food to needy Arab children. Whereto those disparaging claims against the IDF?, 3/2/2017, 11:32 AM